Calendar for: Judge Edward J. Davila
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Elizabeth Garcia


Last Updated: Jul 29 2015 8:21PM
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Wednesday, Jul 29 2015
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Jul 30 2015
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SETTINGS
09:00AM
5:14-cv-01358-EJD - Gupta v. International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:14-cv-04630-EJD - Graphicly, Inc. et al v. Blurb, Inc. et al
Motion for Settlement
Friday, Jul 31 2015
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Aug 3 2015
01:30PM
5:13-cr-00179-EJD-1 - USA v. Luis Olea-Limon (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brianna Penna / DEFT: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00505-EJD-1 - USA v. Francisco Mungia
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Steve Teich
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00527-EJD-2 - USA v. Marco Fernandez
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Steve Teich
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00080-EJD-1 - USA v. Hugo Galeno-Alquezada (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brianna Penna / DEF: Graham Archer
Change of Plea Hearing
5:15-cr-00094-EJD-1 - USA v. Johnnel Conner (C)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00145-EJD-1 - USA v. Edgardo Reyes (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeff Nedrow, William Gullotta / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00145-EJD-2 - USA v. Ricardo Reyes(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeff Nedrow, William Gullotta / DEF: Robert Carey
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00145-EJD-3 - USA v. Armando Solorio (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA:Jeff Nedrow, William Gullotta / DEF: Deok Kim
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00162-EJD-1 - USA v. Rogelio Mondragon-Garnica (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brianna Penna / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00289-EJD-1 - USA v. Leonardo Torres-Garcia (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Gullotta / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 4 2015
11:00AM
5:11-cr-00295-EJD-4 - USA v. Russell Allgire
AUSA: Jeff Nedrow, Amber Rosen / DEF: Michael Hinckley
In Chambers Conference
Wednesday, Aug 5 2015
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Aug 6 2015
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03927-EJD - J & J Sports Productions, Inc. v. Zambrano
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:14-cv-04412-EJD - Max Sound Corporation, et al v. Google, Inc., et al
Motion for Miscellaneous Relief
5:15-cv-00771-EJD - Cabell v. Zorro Productions, Inc. et al
Motion for Leave to File
Motion Hearing
5:15-cv-01619-EJD - Littleton v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. et al
Motion to Dismiss
5:15-cv-01836-EJD - Littleton v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc et al
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:12-cv-02663-EJD - Securities And Exchange Commission v. GLR Capital Management, LLC et al
Case Management Conference
5:14-cv-01789-EJD - Cisco Systems, Inc. et al v. Dang et al
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:11-cv-04260-EJD - Kidd v. Powell et al
Pretrial Conference
Friday, Aug 7 2015
11:00AM
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-5 - USA v. Jesse Aguilar (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Michael Hinckley
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-3 - USA v. Gilberto Villela (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Mark Vermeulen
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-6 - USA v. Francisco Fonseca (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Wm Whelan
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-7 - USA v. Jorge Cisneros (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Frank Bell
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-8 - USA v. Daniel Cortez (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Robert Carey
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-10 - USA v. Miguel Vasquez (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Jerry Fong
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-14 - USA v. Marcos Salvador Lomeli (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: David Plotsky
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-15 - USA v. Jesse Parra (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Jack Gordon
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-17 - USA v. Jose Angel Moreno (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Allen Schwartz
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-18 - USA v. Fernando Cruz (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-19 - USA v. Alfredo Canez Maldonado (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Camellia Baray
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-20 - USA v. Jesus Manuel Armendariz (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Richard Pointer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-21 - USA v. Felix Hernandez Cristobal (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-22 - USA v. Jorge Luis Olivera (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-24 - USA v. Benito Canales (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Erik Babcock
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-25 - USA v. Rafael Mariscal Camberos
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Michael Stepanian
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-26 - USA v. Roberto Martinez (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Tony Tamburello
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-27 - USA v. Jorge Rodriguez (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Edward Swanson
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-28 - USA v. Oscar Martinez Delacruz (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Claire Leary
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-29 - USA v. Ricardo Montoya (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Harris Taback
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-30 - USA v. Mario Cardenas (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Adam Pennella
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-31 - USA v. Denis Sandoval (C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Garrick Lew
Status Conference (Reptr)
Monday, Aug 10 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Tuesday, Aug 11 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Wednesday, Aug 12 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Thursday, Aug 13 2015
- Judge Unavailable
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05198-EJD - Galinato et al v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
10:00AM
5:15-cv-00127-EJD - California Sportfishing Protection Alliance v. Santa Cruz County et al
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-01778-EJD - Diaz et al v. Intuit, Inc.
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-01793-EJD - Gil v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02209-EJD - Lebinski v. Intuit, Inc.
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02287-EJD - Stock v. Intuit, Inc.
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:14-cv-04073-EJD - Marc Olin Levy v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company
Pretrial Conference
Friday, Aug 14 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Aug 17 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Tuesday, Aug 18 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Wednesday, Aug 19 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Thursday, Aug 20 2015
- Judge Unavailable
09:00AM
5:11-cv-01263-EJD - Woods v. Google
Anticipated Hearing on Google’s Motion for Summary Judgment and Rule 16 Motion
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion Hearing
5:11-cv-01263-EJD - Woods v. Google, Inc.
Anticipated Hearing on Google’s Motion for Summary Judgment and Rule 16 Motion
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion Hearing
5:13-cv-04860-EJD - Leticia Saucedo v. Victoria's Secret Stores, LLC et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:14-cv-00624-EJD - Tapia v. Sterling Jewelers Inc., et al
Anticipated Motion for Class Certification (Deadline to file 9/21/2015)
5:14-cv-01242-EJD - Chong's Produce, Inc v. Daniel
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
5:14-cv-02524-EJD - Olga Gorbacheva v. Abbott Laboratories Extended Disability Plan et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
Friday, Aug 21 2015
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Aug 24 2015
01:30PM
5:09-cr-00315-JW-1 - USA v. Damian R. Winding
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00214-EJD-1 - USA v. Irineo Alvarez-Chavez (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00295-EJD-1 - USA v. Tracy Marasco
AUSA: Amber Rosen / DEF: Jerry Fong
Sentencing
5:11-cr-00456-EJD-1 - USA v. Sanford Wallace
AUSA: Hanley Chew / DEF: Wm Whelan
Change of Plea Hearing
5:12-cr-00465-EJD-1 - USA v. Muhammad Oussama Safadi
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Kenneth Robinson
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:12-cr-00465-EJD-2 - USA v. Scott Ghais Safadi
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Paul Meltzer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00510-EJD-1 - USA v. Eduardo Arriaga (C)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Jack Gordon
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00728-EJD-1 - USA v. Olvin Rene Alvarez Rodriguez (Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Robert Carlin
Sentencing
5:14-cr-00350-EJD-1 - USA v. Corey Hiroshi Shibata
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Vicki Young
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00350-EJD-2 - USA v. Nicholas Anthony Rodriguez (C)
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Jerry Fong
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00434-EJD-1 - USA v. Juan Maldinera-Santamaria (C)
AUSA: Brianna Penna / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00013-EJD-3 - USA v. Trent Williams (C)
AUSA: Matthew Parrella / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00207-EJD-1 - USA v. Abel Montero-Zarate (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Gullotta / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Change of Plea Hearing
5:15-cr-00267-EJD-2 - USA v. Uriel Valencia
AUSA: Jonas Lerman / DEF: Lara Vinnard
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00267-EJD-3 - USA v. Jose Alberto Rocha-Fernandez (Spanish)
AUSA: Jonas Lerman / DEF: Robert Lyons
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00326-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Guadalupe Fernandez-Campos (C)
AUSA: Jonas Lerman / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
03:00PM
5:13-cr-00375-EJD-1 - USA v. Parviz Mossaed
AUSA: Matthew Parrella / DEF: Robert Carlin
Pretrial Conference
Tuesday, Aug 25 2015
10:30AM
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-1 - USA v. Cuong Cao Dang (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Frank Ubhaus, Michael Vu
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-2 - USA v. Emily Le (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Steven Pogue
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-3 - USA v. David Huynh (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Steven Pogue
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-6 - USA v. Long Pham (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Dana Tran
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-7 - USA v. Thuy Nguyen (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Dennis Fitzpatrick
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-8 - USA v. Edwin Lin (Mandarin Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference (Reptr)
Wednesday, Aug 26 2015
09:00AM
5:11-cv-00469-EJD - Cave Consulting Group, LLC v. OptumInsight, Inc.,
Motion Hearing
Thursday, Aug 27 2015
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SETTINGS
09:00AM
5:10-cv-05399-EJD - Gordon v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company et al
Anticipated cross-motions for summary judgment
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:14-cv-02561-EJD - 24/7 Customer, Inc. v. 24-7 Intouch et al
Motion to Dismiss
5:14-cv-04870-EJD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Miller International, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:15-cv-01179-EJD - Security People, Inc. v. NextLock, LLC
Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
5:15-cv-01778-EJD - Diaz v. Intuit, Inc.
Anticipated Motions (1) Consolidate Cases, (2) Appoint Lead Plaintiff, Lead Counsel
5:15-cv-02209-EJD - Lebinski v. Intuit, Inc.
Anticipated Motions (1) Consolidate Cases, (2) Appoint Lead Plaintiff, Lead Counsel
5:15-cv-02287-EJD - Stock v. Intuit, Inc.
Anticipated Motions (1) Consolidate Cases, (2) Appoint Lead Plaintiff, Lead Counsel
5:15-cv-02308-EJD - McCash v. Central Intelligence Agency et al
Motion for Miscellaneous Relief
Motion Hearing
10:00AM
5:14-cv-05659-EJD - Orshan et al v. Apple Inc.
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-00501-EJD - Neocleous et al v. Apple Inc.
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-01553-EJD - Rudy Lopez, Jr. v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Status Conference (No Reptr)
5:15-cv-01796-EJD - Gomez v. Skanska-Shimmick-Herzog
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02308-EJD - McCash v. Central Intelligence Agency et al
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:14-cv-01738-EJD - Alemayehu v. San Jose Police Department et al
Pretrial Conference
01:30PM
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-23 - USA v. Mario Guerrero (C)(Spanish Interp)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Peter Leeming
Sentencing
Friday, Aug 28 2015
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
10:00AM
5:15-cv-03282-EJD - Berman et al v. Brown et al
Motion Hearing
Monday, Aug 31 2015
01:30PM
5:11-cr-00295-EJD-3 - USA v. Jack Stringer
AUSA: Amber Rosen / DEF: Thomas Nolan
Sentencing
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-4 - USA v. Loc Xuan Hoang (Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: David Callaway / DEF: Steven Gruel
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00114-EJD - USA v. Jason Miller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00535-EJD - USA v. Arturo Sandoval
Change of Plea Hearing
5:14-cr-00610-EJD-1 - USA v. Arturo Fonseca-Ramirez (C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Robert Carlin
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00143-EJD-1 - USA v. Hector Esmin Correa-Betancourt (C)
AUSA: Brianna Penna / DEF: Varell Fuller
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00190-EJD - USA v. Andrew Kitlar
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00263-EJD - USA v. Steven Wolf
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00316-EJD - USA v. Christopher Schuette
Status Conference (Reptr)
03:00PM
5:14-cr-00254-EJD - USA v. Simon Torres
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00145-EJD - USA v. Ricardo Reyes
Motion Hearing
Tuesday, Sep 1 2015
- GENERAL DUTY

- No Calendar Matters Currently Set

Wednesday, Sep 2 2015
- GENERAL DUTY

- No Calendar Matters Currently Set

Thursday, Sep 3 2015
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SETTINGS
**Mtns capped out 6/4/2014

- GENERAL DUTY
**Mtns capped out 6/4/2014

09:00AM
5:06-cv-05526-EJD - Genesis Insurance Company v. Magma Design Automation, Inc.
Motion Hearing
5:12-cv-01736-EJD - Maxwell v. Unilever United States, Inc. et al
Motion for Leave to File
5:12-cv-04382-EJD - Simulados Software, Ltd. v. Photon Infotech Private, Ltd.
Anticipated Dispositive Motions
5:14-cv-04412-EJD - Max Sound Corporation, et al v. Google, Inc., et al
Motion Hearing
5:15-cv-01258-EJD - Diaz et al v. Premium Packing, Inc.
Anticipated Motion to Compel ARB
Motion Hearing
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
5:15-cv-02359-EJD - Natividad et al v. Resmae Mortgage Corporation et al
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:06-cv-05526-EJD - Genesis Insurance Company v. Magma Design Automation, Inc.
Case Management Conference
5:13-cv-05927-EJD - Strugala v. Flagstar Bank, FSB
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02359-EJD - Natividad et al v. Resmae Mortgage Corporation et al
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02439-EJD - Sprint Solutions, Inc. et al v. Snyder et al
Case Management Conference
5:15-cv-02481-EJD - McBride v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. et al
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:14-cv-04048-EJD - Camacho v. JPMorgan Chase Bank
Pretrial Conference
01:30PM
5:13-cr-00810-EJD-2 - USA v. Jesus Silva (C)
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Graham Archer
Sentencing
Friday, Sep 4 2015
- GENERAL DUTY

- No Calendar Matters Currently Set

Monday, Sep 7 2015
- GENERAL DUTY

- Holiday

Tuesday, Sep 8 2015
- GENERAL DUTY
09:00AM
5:13-cr-00375-EJD - USA v. Parviz Mossaed
Jury Selection
01:30PM
5:13-cr-00375-EJD - USA v. Parviz Mossaed
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Sep 9 2015
- GENERAL DUTY
09:00AM
5:13-cr-00375-EJD - USA v. Parviz Mossaed
Jury Trial
 
 
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***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy at 408.535.5356 or ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/10/2015
     

SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE EDWARD J. DAVILA

Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
280 South First Street
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor, San Jose

Judge Davila's Law and Motion are scheduled on available calendar dates as follows:

*** NOTICE: NEW STANDING ORDER EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2015. PLEASE SEE "Standing Order for Civil Cases" http://cand.uscourts.gov/ejdorders FOR SPECIFICS ***


*** NOTICE: EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2015 JUDGE DAVILA'S LAW AND MOTION SETTING WILL CHANGE AS FOLLOWS (bolded) 

I. CIVIL MOTIONS


Civil Motions are scheduled on THURSDAYS at 9:00 AM by RESERVATION ONLY.

To reserve a hearing date please contact Judge Davila’s Courtroom Deputy, Elizabeth Garcia, at (408) 535-5356 or email, ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov  Once your matter is reserved for hearing your motion should be noticed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Civil Rules. Should any respective party fail to file the anticipated motion within time provided by the Local Rules, the reserved calendar date will be vacated without further notice to the parties.

PLEASE NOTE: Please also refer to Judge Davila's updated Standing Order re Civil Cases. Judge Davila does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters. Any matters that are taken under submission by the Court are submitted until further Order of the Court (L.R. 7-1(b)).

Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2015
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:
 

April 8, 2015
April 17, 2015
May 19, 2015
June 4 - 5, 2015
June 11, 2015
June 12, 2015 (afternoon)
July 12 - July 17, 2015
August 6 - August 21, 2015
October 15 - 16, 2015
October 21 - 28, 2015

Please check back for updates as unavailability updates frequently.    

Court Holidays 2015:   

Martin Luther King Day - January 19th

President's Day - February 16th

Memorial Day - May 25th

Independence Day (Observed) - July 3th

Labor Day - September 7st

Columbus Day - October 12th

Veteran's Day - November 11th

Thanksgiving Day - November 26th

Christmas Day - December 25th

II. CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES

Civil Case Management Conferences and Pretrial Conferences are scheduled for THURSDAYS at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively.

III. CRIMINAL MATTERS

Criminal matters are set on Mondays at 1:30 PM.

IV. TRIAL SCHEDULING

***Effective 1/1/2015 ***
Jury Selection: Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jury Trial: 
Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Fridays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM


OTHER SCHEDULING ITEMS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

V. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
The Court encourages in person appearances for Law and Motion and Case Management/Pretrial Conferences. However, the Court will consider requests to appear telephonically on a case by case basis. Parties wishing to appear by telephone are directed to file and serve an Administrative Request and Proposed Order at least one week prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please be advised the Court will not grant, absent extraordinary circumstances, a request to appear telephonically for parties or counsel who reside or have an office located within the boundaries of the Northern District of California (counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma). In addition, the Court will not grant a request by the moving party on a motion.

After consideration of the request by the Court, an order will be issued approving or denying the request. If the request is granted, the parties are directed to contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866) 582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance. Please tell Court Call you have been approved for a telephonic appearance by the Court. The parties are to adhere to Court Call’s procedures. If your matter is vacated for hearing after you have been approved for a telephonic appearance please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taking off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance.


VI. PENDING STIPULATIONS/ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS RE CONTINUANCE/MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS; LETTERS/LETTER BRIEFS

Once a Stipulation and Proposed Order OR Administrative/Ex Parte Motion has been filed with the Court, it is submitted until further order of the Court. All Court Orders are sent by electronic notice to the e-mail addresses on record. Pro-se parties will receive notice by postal mail to the address on record.

The Court does not respond to letters or letter briefs seeking legal relief from the Court, unless leave to make such a request has been specifically granted. All requests requiring the Court to take action shall be made by either a Stipulation and Proposed Order or by appropriate motion made pursuant to the Local Rules.

VII. CHAMBERS COPIES

Pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7), the parties are REQUIRED to lodge copies for chambers no later than noon on the business day following the day. These printed copies shall be marked "Chambers Copy" and shall be clearly marked with the judge's name, case number, and "Chambers Copy-Do Not File." The printed copies shall be mailed or delivered to the Clerk's Office. Parties shall not file a paper copy of any document with the Clerk's Office that has already been filed electronically.

***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy at 408.535.5356 or by email at ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/10/2015